Vernon County authorities have arrested a 44 year old La Farge woman on multiple counts of Possession of schedule II controlled substances and Theft, stemming from an investigation into missing Fentanyl patches and Vicodin tablets from an area nursing home. Vernon County Sheriff John Spears says Violet Thelen was arrested on April 11th, following an extensive investigation into reports of missing Vicodin and Fentanyl patches from the Vernon Manor Nursing Home in Viroqua. During an interview with Vernon County Investigators, Violet Thelen admitted to taking Vicodin and Fentanyl patches from Vernon Manor Nursing Home.  The theft of the Vicodin and Fentanyl patches occurred while Thelen was employed as a Registered Nurse at Vernon Manor. Possession of schedule II controlled substance is a class I felony.